MS SQL Database Administrator Layered Technologies
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Database Administrator, MSSQL
Skilled ? Non-Managerial
Director of Advanced Client Services
The Database Administrator role is to design, install, monitor, maintain, and performance tune production databases while ensuring high levels of data availability.
This individual is also responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing database policies and procedures to ensure the integrity and availability of databases and their accompanying software.
Perform duties of a Database Administrator of Microsoft SQL Server in a production environment
Provide installation, maintenance, monitoring and support for Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008 databases
Implementation and support of application requested database development changes in the Microsoft SQL Server and Windows environments
Support of production systems for database problem resolution and recovery, as well as assistance with production applications including Emergency off-hour support
Specification and development of systems for capturing and tracking database performance metrics, database and application performance monitoring, evaluation and recommendations
Technical support of in house and 3rd party developed SQL Server applications, including software installation, upgrades, problem diagnosis, performance monitoring, evaluation and tuning recommendations
Evaluation and recommendation of data base-related software products within technical architecture framework
Development and implementation of backup/restore, disaster recovery and data replication procedures
Identify, resolve, and/or escalate hosting issues according to procedural documentation and training
Creative problem-solving to identify the source of problems
Create or update documentation including network diagrams, procedures, and policies to ensure consistent support of client environments
Through client consultation, realize growth opportunities for production client environments.
Provide and obtain timely updates to/from relevant parties (internal and external)
Execute strong Problem Management to reduce re-occurring incidents
Provide consultative assistance to the Operations Center during off hours as needed
Review system and network configurations with Implementations to ensure successful implementation of services into production
Other duties as assigned
A minimum of five years? experience as a production support MS SQL Server database administrator
Senior technical skills in MS SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008, including system installation and upgrade, backup and recovery, data server migration, database maintenance and support, release management, troubleshooting, performance tuning, developer and third party product support, configuration and support of DTS and SSIS jobs, SQL Server Agent jobs and maintenance plans
Experience with the SQL Server Log Shipping, clustering, replication and database mirroring features
Experience with installing and supporting SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008, particularly with features such as Integration Services, Reporting Services and Analysis Services
Familiarity with SQL, Transact-SQL and troubleshooting queries and stored procedures
Experience creating documentation of installation procedures, monitoring procedures, security policies, configuration changes, migration procedures, and best practices for development teams
Experience with installing and managing 3rd party vendor applications and dependent components, including packages that utilize IIS, Microsoft Reporting Services, etc.
Experience with automating database tasks: installations, refreshing databases from backup
Experience with scripting tools such as VBScript will be a plus
Experience with SQL Server Enterprise Manager, SQL Profiler, Query Analyzer, Access, Excel, Windows, Outlook, Explorer, and Windows scripting
Development support experience including database object creation and maintenance, performance analysis, troubleshooting
Ability to learn new software and technologies rapidly
Experience providing on-call production DBA support including off hours and weekend support
Ability to function efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work an off-hour schedule which may include weekend support for production emergencies
Professional appearance and conduct
Strong written and verbal communications skills a must.
Able to interact with clients at all levels, both technical and non-technical
24x7 production environment experience
Experience in administration of MYSQL and PostgreSQL Database servers a plus
5+ years? experience working in IT Service Provider industry at enterprise level preferred
Senior Database Administrator
I hereby state that I have received, read and understand the job description for the position that I am to perform. Furthermore, I acknowledge that I have met the requirements listed and am able to satisfactorily complete the tasks and responsibilities identified. Should at any time my ability to perform the job as described change, I will notify my manager immediately so that arrangements can be made to correct the situation.
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